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Alfred Guldo Rudolph Castles

Alfred Guldo Rudolph Castles, American capitalist. Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner).


  • Castles, Alfred Guldo Rudolph was born on April 19, 1851 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Rudolph and Amalia (Hoffmann) Schloesser: student Concordia College, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine Rush Medical College, Chicago, 1871. Post-graduate work in Europe.


    • Alexander Rudolph, Amalia Angela Aloysia (Mistress Eric Earl Eastman). Assistant physician, Imperial Royal Hospital, Vienna. Practiced as dermatologist and laryngologist, Chicago, several years.

      Acquired mining property, Lassen County, California, 1894, developed same. Engaged in investment business, Los Angeles, 1909. Resumed practice, specializing in glandular therapy (endocrinology).

      Licensed to practice in Illinois and California.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner). Clubs: Jonathan, Gamut, Hollywood.


    • Married Emma M. R. MacDonell, November 19, 1874. Children: Amelia Jeanette (Mistress J. G. Barnett), Frances Helen Imogene (Mistress Carl Thomsen).
    • father: Rudolph Schloesser:
    • mother: Amalia (Hoffmann) Schloesser:
    • spouse: Emma M. R. MacDonell
    • children: Amelia Jeanette Castles (Mistress J. G. Barnett)
    • Frances Helen Imogene Castles (Mistress Carl Thomsen)
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    Born April 19, 1851
    Died December 2, 1933
    (aged 82)